Institut for Biomedicin

Thomas Vorup-Jensen

Positively charged co-polymers for use as antimicrobial agents

Publikation: PatentForskning

The present invention provides a positively charged co-polymer for use as an antimicrobial agent, wherein said positively charged co-polymer is composed of amino acids and/or derivatives thereof and wherein at least 75 molar percent of said amino acids are selected from the group consisting of alanine, lysine, glutamate, arginine and tyrosine and/or derivatives thereof. The present invention also provides methods for treating, preventing or ameliorating a microbial infection comprising administration of positively charged random co-polymers as well as a pharmaceutical composition comprising said co-polymer. The invention further provides a kit of parts comprising the positively charged random co-polymer.
IPCA61K 38/16 (2006.01), A61K 9/00 (2006.01), A61P 31/04 (2006.01)
PatentnummerWO 2016029920 A1
StatusUdgivet - 3 mar. 2016

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